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US Cyber Command vs. ISIS. ICS security harder than it looks. "I am Satoshi!"

THE CYBERWIRE (Tuesday, May 3, 2016) — The US cyber offensive against ISIS continues to report inroads against the terrorist group’s finances and command-and-control apparatus. ISIS’s information ops reach will be harder to shorten—hacktivists who find inspiration in the self-proclaimed Caliphate’s online murders have called for death to US drone pilots…

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Daily Podcast 5.03.16

US Cyber Command vs. ISIS. Anonymous vs. banks. IoT issues. Warrants and fingerprints. "I am Satoshi!" (Aren't you, too?)

We look quickly at the current state of the cyber war between the US and ISIS. Anonymous is out to punish banks with DDoS for "crimes against humanity,". Joe Carrigan from Johns Hopkins University explains why medical records are so valuable on the cyber black market. Bob Hansmann from Forcepoint returns for more findings from their 2016 threat report…

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Special Edition

In Their Own Words — The 2016 Women in Cybersecurity Conference

We sat down with a range of women, from students to industry leaders, for candid conversations about their personal journeys, their experiences as women in a male dominated field, and their advice to women considering a career in cybersecurity.

This special edition made possible by the generous support of Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute, Cylance, and ITPro.TV.


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Featured Interview
Harjit Singh Sajjan

Harjit Singh Sajjan

Minister of National Defence, Canada

April 20, 2016 — Harjit Singh Sajjan, The Honorable Harjit Singh Sajjan, Canada's Minister of National Defense, is a retired lieutenant colonel in the Canadian Armed Forces and a veteran of combat tours in Bosnia and Afghanistan. He's also a veteran of the Vancouver Police Department, where he served as a detective in the gang crimes unit. The Member of Parliament for Vancouver South, he assumed office in November 2015. Read more.
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SINET IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) 2016

April 19-20, 2016 Mountain View, California

IT Security Entrepreneurs Forum (ITSEF) — SINET's flagship event — is designed to bridge the gap between the Federal Government and private industry. ITSEF provides a venue where entrepreneurs can meet and interact directly with leaders of government, business and the investment community in an open, collaborative environment focused on addressing the Cybersecurity challenge. Read more.

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